MONDAY, MAY 17 9 a.m.

  • Get Certified to the Standard

  • Water Efficiency, Reclamation, Reuse & Management

  • The Economics of Green Homes & Green Homebuilding

  • Assessing Opportunities for Energy Leaks/Improvements

  • Not So Big Goes Mainstream

10:45 a.m.

  • Green Home Renovations

  • A Model Residential Green Building Financial Incentive Program

  • The Latest in Appraising and Lending on Green Buildings

1 p.m.

  • Maximizing the Value of Your Verification

  • Green Renovation & Addition: A Case Study

  • Performing as Designed? A Real-World Analysis of Occupied High-Performance Homes

  • Energy Star Qualified Homes: 2011 Specifications

3:15 p.m.

  • The Truth Behind Green Product Claims

  • Selecting the Most Cost-Effective Green Practices

  • The High-Performance Energy Remodel

  • 10 Ways to Market & Sell High-Performing Homes

4:30 p.m.

  • Quality Management for High-Performance Homes

  • 10 Essentials for Marketing to the New Green Consumer

  • Sustainable Development Model That Works

  • Making the (Green) Elephant Jump: A Large Builder Going Green


10:15 a.m.

  • Builders Challenge: Your Path to a Distinct Competitive Advantage

  • From the Never-Green to the Ever-Greens and Everyone in Between

  • Greening Your Multifamily Projects

  • Water Conservation: A Balance of Technology and Behavior


  • Adding Green to Your Homeowners Manual

  • Market Value Studies on Certified Residential Properties

  • Factory-Built Green: Make the Right Choice for Your Project

  • Green Product Labels: Noteworthy or Nugatory?

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